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Project Architect

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £35k - 45k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted almost 2 years ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01179221441
  • Expiry Date: 19 September 2023
  • Job Ref: 398046LML

Due to a growing portfolio of work in the Defence and Education sectors our clients Glasgow Office is seeking a Chartered Architect/Project Architect to join the Multi Disicpline Design Team.


As an Architect in the Glasgow office, you will be working in a fast pace office as part of a small multi-disciplinary design team delivering full design service on projects primarily in the education and defence sectors in Scotland and England. Working alongside design leads from other disciplines you will have the opportunity to lead architectural design deliverables on projects from inception through to construction.

Your work will require collaboration across our own multi-disciplinary team and across the wider business where you will be supported to engage and collaborate with other consultancy teams.

Although the successful applicant will be based out of Glasgow City Centre office, applicants should be available for regular travel to sites across Scotland and the North of England. Employees benefit from the companies ‘Freedom to Grow’ policy which allows employees establish a blended and flexible home and office working routine.

Our client offers excellent career progression and we are seeking an individual who is self-motivated, driven and willing to contribute to the long term success and development of the architectural team.

Responsible for providing architectural guidance, calculations, analysis, studies and recommendations for a specialized segment of the Architectural Discipline within the schedules and budget of an assigned project.

May manage various size groups of architects, designers and/or specialists.

May work on modest size projects and/or assist Project Architectural or Engineering Managers with higher grades.

Minimum Requirements

Technical Requirements

Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe and Microsoft Office Programmes

Competent in Revit (desirable)

Excellent understanding of the English and Scottish Building Regulations

Familiar with statutory consent procedures in Scotland

Understanding of BIM Level 2 project requirements and processes

Personal Requirements

Excellent organisational and communication skills

Ability to speak in public and lead design team and client meetings

Self-motivated and pro-active with ability to work collaboratively and also deliver as an individual

Preferred Qualifications

Chartered Architect

Experience working on defence and education sector projects (desirable)

Experience of running/working on multiple jobs simultaneously

Experience working with multi-stakeholder clients and framework project delivery

Experience working on projects in Scotland and England

Experience working on listed building projects

Experience working in multi-disciplinary design teams

Experience of completing sustainability assessments